Concord

Concord, Massachusetts is located West-northwest of Boston, Northwest of Lincoln. It abuts Acton, Carlisle, Bedford, Sudbury, and Lincoln. According to Wikipedia, there were 18,491 people living in Concord as of 2020. There are two main commercial centers -- West Concord and Concord Center -- which are both very pedestrian-friendly and have great restaurants, cafes, and shops. They also each have a MBTA stop on the Fitchburg line into Porter Square and North Station.

Concord MA
Concord MA

The schools in Concord are outstanding.

Roughly 190 single-family houses sell every year in Concord, with a median price of about $1.5M (2022-2024).